A pair of talented jumpers — one that likes to soar high and the other long — from Belfast Area High School represented Waldo County indoor track athletes at the prestigious, talent-laden New England championships on Saturday, March 2 at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center at Roxbury Community College.

Belfast's Lia Frazee competed in the high jump and Jack Hansen the long jump in the 32nd annual interscholastic event.

Among 26 girls high jumpers, Frazee, a freshman, finished 19th at 5 feet 1 inch. Nyagoa Bayak, a senior from Westbrook, was first at 5-9.

Among 28 boys long jumpers, Hansen, a junior, finished 16th at 20-6.5. Derek Chalmers of Wellesley, Mass. finished first at 22-8.5.

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